FGM - 1988 Somali Documentary

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A documentary recorded in 1988 in Somalia, showing the campaign started by the Revolutionary Government in eliminating the FGM (extreme form of gudniin). 

The documentary details a forum that discusses the effects of FGM and how to eradicate it.

You will see glimpses of Mogadishu, the interior of the Guriga Ummada (Peoples House), the Isbahaysiga Masjid (Mosque) and many other snapshots reflecting the daily life of the Somali people in peaceful Mogadishu.